New season opens

An original murder mystery comedy play will mark the opening of the season for Webster City Community Theatre Friday night.

“House Guests Can Be Murder,” written and directed by Sally Evans of Stratford, opens Friday at 7:30 p.m., with performances also scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 18 and 19 at 7:30 p.m. and on Sunday and Oct. 20 at 2 p.m.

Cast members include Linda Thomas as Bertha, Karin Yungclas as Hazel, Sharon Helm as Millie, Cheri Daya as Elsie, and Loween Getter as Clara. Pete Neumeister and Al Yungclas fill the roles of Clarence and Jasper respectively. Wilhelmina is portrayed by Jeff Pingle and Paul Wagner takes on the roles of handyman, postman, cable guy, paramedic, and detective to round out the cast of characters.

Tickets are $10 and may be obtained at the box office weeknights from 5 to 7 p.m. and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to noon. Or call 832-4456 to make a reservation